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Salted butter is produced in a continuous butter-making machine by adding slurry of salt to butter. The slurry contains 60% of salt and 40% of water by weight. If the final composition of the butter is to be 15.8% moisture and 1.4% salt, on a basis of 100 kg of produced butter, estimate the original percent moisture content of butter prior to salting, assuming original butter contains no salt.